Watch this beautiful documentary on Chilika (Jewel of Odisha), produced by Chilika Development Authority and a film by Shekar Dattatri.
Chilika Lake is a brackish water lagoon, spread over the Puri, Khurda and Ganjam districts of Odisha.
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Covering an area of over 1,100 square kilometer, Chilika is a great attraction for the tourists for fishing, bird watching and boating.
Chilika lake bird sanctuary abounds with a variety of fish, crabs, prawns throughout the year and migratory birds make it their home in Winter (November through March).
To cruise on Chilka Lake as well as to visit islands, motorized and speed boats are available with OTDC and other private operators at many places.